Voices Carry (1) is the eleventh episode of Season 4 of the Canadian television series, Degrassi: The Next Generation. It originally aired on November 2, 2004 on CTV Television and on February 25, 2005 on The N. The episode shares its title with the song by Til' Tuesday.


Ashley and Craig are back together, just like the old days, and Craig couldn't be happier. But on the eve of Ashley's dad's wedding, Craig's acting odd and taking his love past Ashley's comfort zone and way beyond normal. Meanwhile, Liberty and J.T. are out for blood in the school's production of Dracula.

Main Plot

It's Ashley's dad's wedding day, and Craig and Ashley are back together again. After "borrowing" Joey's credit card, Craig creates a romantic setting in a hotel room and Ashley loses her virginity to him. At the wedding, Craig announces he and Ashley are engaged, which her parents disapprove of, and Ashley has to set him straight.

Sub Plot

Meanwhile, Liberty and J.T. get closer while struggling to put together a play to raise school spirits after the shooting. Mr. Raditch says that their Dracula play is too dark after what happened, and he suggests they do a musical about Degrassi instead.

  • This episode is named after the song "Voices Carry" by Til' Tuesday.
  • This episode marks the second time that Craig suggests running away to Vancouver with someone: first with his sister Angela Jeremiah in When Doves Cry (2), and now with Ashley.
  • Ashley loses her virginity in this episode to Craig.
  • This episode is the first episode to feature the Dracula play.

  • Craig: "Will you marry me?"
    Ashley: "Um.. I'm sorry. I can't."
    Craig: "No, I actually want you to marry me."
    Ashley: "Craig, I'm sorry. No. Craig! "
    Craig: "I want you to marry me!"

  • "1+1=Heartache" by Sekiden
  • "Bad Girl" by X Quisite
  • "Don't Cry" by Jakalope
  • "Everything's Dust" by Adamo Ruggiero
  • "Final Answer" written by Michèle Vice-Maslin & Matthew Gerrard
  • "Have A Good Time" by Evren
  • "In My Life" written by Michèle Vice-Maslin & Guy Roche
  • "Rave Track #6" by L'il Jody C
  • "What A Day" written by Noah Shilkin & Jill Teed